Adrienne began playing the violin at the age of 8. She has studied from Barbara Williams,
Monte Belknap, Alex Woods, Patty Kopec, Liza Ferschtman, David Kim, William Preucil, David
Coucheron, Christian Fatu, and Mikhail Kopelman. Through her chamber music collaborations,
she has also studied from members of the Brentano Quartet, the Lydian Quartet, the Vienna
Piano Trio, and the Ying Quartet.
Adrienne completed a Bachelor’s in Music Performance at Brigham Young University, where
she was a member of the Honors Quartet and served as concertmaster of the Philharmonic and
Chamber orchestras. In summer of 2017 she toured the Philippines with the BYU Chamber
Orchestra as assistant concertmaster. Later that summer she also attended the Brevard Music
Festival as a member of the Concertmaster studio and was the concertmaster of the Brevard
Sinfonia. While attending Brevard, Adrienne soloed as a finalist in the Jan and Beattie Wood
As a winner of several concerto competitions Adrienne has also soloed with the Utah Valley
Symphony, Oquirrh Mountain Symphony, and BYU Symphony. In 2015 Adrienne performed in
Carnegie Hall as a winner of the American Protege International Music Talent Competition.
Adrienne remains busy with recording projects, chamber music, and orchestral
performances. She has recently performed with conductors Joann Falletta, Keith Lockhart,
Matthias Bamert, and Neil Varon. She has performed with the orchestra at the Cathedral of the
Madeleine, the Utah Regional Ballet Orchestra, and the American West Symphony. Adrienne
regularly performs with the Utah Symphony as a substitute violinist.
Adrienne is devoted to building and sustaining music programs in public schools. She spent
several years assisting and tutoring the orchestra programs at Mountain View High School and
the Northridge and Foothill Elementary schools. From 2016-2017, she taught the after-school
orchestra at Franklin Elementary School. She has performed and taught in numerous
educational outreach programs, most recently when she partnered with the Rosemary Beach
Foundation in Florida, working to bring classical music and visual arts to various K-12 schools.
Adrienne is currently in the process of completing a Master’s in music from the Eastman School
of Music. She is passionate about performing, teaching, and helping all to foster a love of the